British

  • My Favourite Earl Grey Orange Marmalade with Ginger (GF, V)

    My Favourite Earl Grey Orange Marmalade with Ginger (GF, V)

    Marmalade probably isn't something that children like in general and I found it odd that a children’s book character like Paddington Bear favoured Marmalade sandwiches. Then I found out recently, ...

  • Butterscotch Chip Scones

    Butterscotch Chip Scones

    Scones used to be the stuff of my childhood storybooks. A lot of those books used to be by British authors and they would conjure up elaborate evening teas in ...

  • An English Tea-time Favourite - Crumpets

    An English Tea-time Favourite - Crumpets

    It's been quite a while since I last read a book by Jane Austen and I am yet to read Northanger Abbey and Persuasion. This month's choice for "This Book ...

  • Strawberry Shortcakes : Starting 2009 On A Sweet Note!

    Strawberry Shortcakes : Starting 2009 On A Sweet Note!

    What’s new in the New Year? Not too much really. Life is much as usual (and that’s comforting) except I now have to remember that I need to write/ type ...

  • Baking Powder Biscuits

    Baking Powder Biscuits

    For this month at “This Book Makes Me Cook”, the chosen book was Anne of Green Gables by Lucy Maud Montgomery. This book is about a little orphan girl caked ...

  • Square Brown Microwaved Scones

    Square Brown Microwaved Scones

    These scones made in the microwave are something I have been making for a long time now. In fact, this recipe is among the first few I collected when I ...